New insight and infographics that will guide you through the key moments of the music history
Could you imagine the world without music? What a dreadful thought, you’d think, just like a great Nietzsche said,
Without music life would be a mistake.
The idea of rhythm is old as the humankind itself, but it took us some time to create the first melodies that were the real musical expressions of human emotions. But only with exploration of harmonies and it’s synergy with the rhythm the music became a universal language and a true form of art.
How much do you really know about one of the most important Internet applications ever made?
The evolution of email started almost 50 years ago. The first email system called MAILBOX was used at Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1965, created to send messages to various users of the same computer. As computers began to communicate with each other via networks the sender and the receiver both needed an address, and so, back in the 1971, Ray Tomlinson used the @ symbol to denote sending messages from one device to another.
The electronic mail address was born. And the rest is history: in 1976 Queen Elizabeth becomes the first head of state to send an electronic mail message, in ’78 first electronically sent advertisement is published, over the government and university network in the USA, in ’82 the word “email” is used for the first time and Scott Fahlman created the first smiley .
How did the world of tech & digital react to the latest mobile OS by Apple
One month after the official launch, the iOS7 still remains in the centre of the mobile buzz. In the first few days social media were flooded: 7 million tweets and 500,000 images on Instagram were tagged #iOS7 during the first 48 hours. Today, the numbers show a very high adoption rate: 68,3 % according to iOS7 Usage Monitor by Fiksu.com, a 10 % more than the iOS6 in the same time span. Even though initially the positive comments seemed to be dominating, negative comments are slowly prevailing.
The “biggest change to iOS since the introduction of the iPhone” turned out to be a great disappointment for many Apple fans. The confused users bombed the Web with questions about the new features, and the response was immediate. All the major blogs and websites dedicated to mobile & digital culture published a numerous “guides”, “Pros & Cons”, “Tips & Tricks” etc.
We have selected some of the most interesting articles, in case you still have some doubts regarding the iOS7 be sure to read them, we’re sure they’ll help you debug them and discover new exciting features.
An insight into the latest developments of the Web content and the future prospective
Since the dawn of the World Wide Web era, the content was at its core: the idea to link documents/content with hypertext was a sparkle that ignited the birth of the Internet. The use of hypertext, hyperlinks and a page-based model of sharing information, pioneered in the early 90’ with Mosaic and Netscape web browsers, and it defined web content, and therefore the formation of websites. Today, more than ever, the content is the determining element for the definition of web site display and semantic logic.